Keep your devices up-to-date.
If the software on your computer and mobile devices is out-of- date, bad actors may be able to take advantage of security fawsand access your information. Software updates often help fx these faws, so you should update your software as frequently as possible. You can even enable automatic updates for some programs to ensure that you always have the latest and most secure versions on your devices.
For additional protection, consider installing antivirus and antispyware software on your computer and turning on your computer’s frewall. Antivirus software helps prevent attackers from using programs or code to alter the way your computer operates, and antispyware software helps prevent attackers from secretly collecting your personal information. A frewall blocks other attempts to access your device.